First Lady Patience Jonathan Congratulates Aisha Buhari | Urges Nigerian Women to Support Her


Patience Jonathan on Wednesday congratulated Aisha Buhari, wife of the president-elect on her husband’s victory. The congratulatory message is contained in a statement issued by the First Lady’s media assistant, Ayo Adewuyi. Here is the statement, as reported by Leadership Newspaper: The First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan (Mama Peace) has

Court stops AIT from further broadcast of Lion of Bourdilion 


An Ikeja High Court presided by Justice Iyabo Akinkugbe yesterday granted an order of interlocutory injunction restraining the African Independent Communication, AIT, from further broadcasting the documentary ‘Lion of Bourdilion’, which allegedly presents wrong impression of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. The post

#BabaNowThatYourThere: Obasanjo’s Letter To Gen. Buhari


Former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has written his first letter to the President-elect urging him to carry out his electoral promises to the people of Nigeria. Obasanjo said that General Buhari’s victory after three previous unsuccessful attempts must be great object lessons for all politicians, particularly in Nigeria.

All The Things I Did Under Military Administration – Buhari


Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria’s president-elect, gave one of his first interviews since the announcement of the election results. The All Progressives Congress politician called himself a converted democrat, Leadership reports with reference to his conversation with CNN.

Jega Speaks About Tenure Renewal


Atahiru Jega, the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declined any offer to extend his tenure as the head of Nigeria’s electoral body. Jega made this known yesterday, April 1, in an interview with the Hausa Service of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC Hausa) where he said

One leg up! Say hello to the selfie shoe

When I saw a video of the selfie shoe yesterday, I sat there in a state of shock. Apparently, someone thinks that we haven’t been traumatised enough by selfie sticks and has taken the selfie craze a notch higher: say hello to the selfie shoe.

Jonathan has nothing to fear – Buhari


The President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari (retd), yesterday, laid down a contract with Nigerians underpinned by a commitment to restore the dignity of all Nigerians irrespective of partisan considerations. The post Jonathan has nothing to fear – Buhari appeared first on Vanguard News.

Palestine formally joins ICC

Palestine has formally attained membership of the International Criminal Court, a move that could open the door to possible war crime indictments against Israeli officials despite uncertainty over its wider ramifications. The accession on Wednesday is another landmark in the Palestinian diplomatic and legal international campaign, which gained steam in 2014.

25 die, others injured celebrating Buhari’s victory


KANO—No fewer than 25 persons died in Abuja, Kano, Makurdi and Kontagora yesterday, while celebrating the victory of President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari (retd). The post 25 die, others injured celebrating Buhari’s victory appeared first on Vanguard News.

Obama calls President-elect, Buhari


US President Barack Obama spoke to Nigerian President-elect Muhammadu Buhari and outgoing leader Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday, praising both for their role in the country's first democratic transfer of power. The post Obama calls President-elect, Buhari appeared first on Vanguard News.

Senate presidency, South East may lose out as APC shops for President


ABUJA—Following the release of the results of National Assembly elections held last Saturday by the Independent National Electoral Commission, indications have emerged that the South East Geo-Political Zone may have lost the opportunity to produce the next Senate President of Nigeria. The post Senate presidency, South East may lose out

Bukky Fagbuyi’s Houston Movie Premiere Pics…


The premiere of 'Sekunola' Movie, produced by uprising Actress, Bukola Fagbuyi otherwise known as Bukky Apesin was held at Houston, Texas. Gabriel Afolayan, Femi Jonhson, Bammy Cruise, Olakunle Da-Silva, Mistura Asunramu, Tayo Adeniyi, Dele Ogundipe, Sir K,  Yomi Gold, Rasaq Ajao (Araosan) and Remi Aluko (Igwe) graced the event.

North, S-West ganged up against N-Delta – Asari Dokubo


THE Niger Delta People Salvation Front/Niger Delta People Volunteer Force, NDPSF/NDPVF, led by Alhaji Mujahid Dokubo-Asari, has described General Muhammadu Buhari's victory in the presidential election as a conspiracy by the North and South-West against the Niger Delta, South-East and Middle Belt geo-political regions. The post North, S-West ganged up

Yemen factory workers killed in air strike

An air strike on Yemen’s Red Sea port of Hodaida has killed 23 workers at a dairy factory, medical sources said, in what appears to be one of the biggest cases of civilian deaths in a Saudi-led campaign against Houthi rebels. Residents near the Hodaida dairy factory said it was located

Top Negative Reactions To Buhari Victory


Muhammadu Buhari’s victory at the 2015 presidential election may be called historic, as it is the fourth attempt of the APC flag-bearer to run for Nigeria’s presidency that has finally turned out to be successful. Gen. Buhari has defeated the incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan with the margin of 2.